Deadline for Submissions is Friday February 20, 2014 at 12:00 p.m.
Amma Sah! You are invited to submit a presentation for the Indigenous Knowledge Sharing Conference on Cultural Competency – this invitation is extended out to Indigenous men, women, Elders, Spiritual leaders, Scholars, Researchers, Policy and Practitioners, Teachers, Administrators, Knowledge holders and leaders.
Date of Conference: April 28 & 29, 2014
Location: Coast Salish Territory, Victoria BC.
Hosted by: Indigenous Innovations Consulting
Themes / Focus Areas:
Services for Indigenous People and Communities
Approaches and emerging issues in providing Culturally Safe and Culturally Competent people, programs and services for Indigenous people in areas of health, education, child & family, early years and justice.
Indigenous Community Engagement
Approaches and emerging issues in engagement, relationships, partnerships, and consultations in working with Indigenous people.
Strengthening Indigenous People and Communities
Culturally-based focusing on building the competencies of Indigenous people including but not limited to decolonization, revitalization, ending lateral violence, healing, etc.
The Conference aims to provide opportunity for dialogue, knowledge sharing, conversation and discussion about the important topic of cultural competencies and cultural safety. The Conference seeks dynamic, innovative and ground breaking training programs, workshops, services, projects, research including thesis and doctoral dissertations.
Keynote Speaker for this conference is Dr. Lee Brown, Vancouver, B.C.
Marcia Dawson, ‘Naa-mehl
Indigenous Innovations Consulting
Call for Presenters Continued
Indigenous Knowledge Sharing Conference on Cultural Competencies & Cultural Safety
Panel - maximum of 3 people, 90 minutes in length
Presentation – maximum of 2 people, 90 minutes in length
Workshop – maximum 2 people, 90 minutes
Presenters can confirm/accept offer to present on or before February 21, 2014.
Presenters of accepted submissions are required to pay for their own travel and accommodation.
Each accepted Presenter/Panelist is required to register for the conference $200.00
(regular rate $575). Note: Fee Waived for 1st Presenter
Deadlines and Timelines:
January 27, 2014 Conference Announcement
January 27, 2014 Call for Submissions
February 14, 2014 Last day for Submissions, due at 4:00 p.m. via e-mail email@example.com
February 21, 2014 Final day for Presenters to confirm/accept offer to present
March 1, 2014 Early Bird Registration Begins.
Presenter registrations close at 4:00 p.m.
March 17, 2014 Regular Registration Opens
(early bird rate closed)
March 31, 2014 Final Registration Opens
(regular rate closed)
April 11, 2014 All Registration Close
Please use the form and submit to: firstname.lastname@example.org by February 14, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
Questions? Indigenous Innovations Consulting Tel: 250.590.9190 or email@example.com
1711 Tampico Place, Victoria BC V8N 5N5